Richmond Hill-Based Mackenzie Health Revolutionizes “Smart” Hospital Support Services with Innovative Partnership
Mackenzie Health is expanding its innovation strategy by radically advancing how it delivers non-clinical support services. As part of Mi2’s first-in-Canada Innovation Unit, the hospital is partnering with its support service provider, Sodexo Canada, to expand the interconnectivity of IT systems that manage service fulfillment to improve care through greater efficiencies and patient-centred flexibility.
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Seneca’s HELIX Students Win Trip to EIA
Kim Ng and Paulo Meneghel, two youth entrepreneurs from Seneca’s innovation and entrepreneurship incubator – HELIX, entered Seneca’s EuroPITCH2016 contest, and were thrilled that their ideas won them each an all-expenses paid trip to attend the 2016 European Innovation Academy (EIA).
Provincial Funding Boosts York Region Hospitals and Children’s Agencies
York Region hospitals and children’s centres are getting a financial boost from Queen’s Park. The region’s three hospitals will receive more than $1 million as part of $175 million in provincial funding in 2016-2017 to make repairs and upgrades to 17 hospitals across the province.
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